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La Plata County Colorado Association of Realtors Reports

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of September. The attached charts show a detailed breakdown of several market segments in La Plata County, showing La Plata County as a whole, Durango In-Town, Durango Rural, Bayfield In-Town, Bayfield Rural, Ignacio In-Town, Ignacio Rural, and Durango Mountain…
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Easter Activities in Durango

Easter is this weekend! In addition to various church services around town, Durango offers some fun, family-friendly activities to enjoy the holiday weekend. On Saturday, April 15, at Santa Rita Park, there is a community Easter Egg Scramble. The Easter Bunny will make an appearance to start the Scramble, and the kids will be separated…
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The proof is in: Gold King spill hit local home sales

The Gold King spill is mostly an ancient memory, with very few lasting effects. When the spill happened on Aug. 5, 2015, it etched into our memory the famous pictures showing kayakers in the polluted river and aerials depicting miles of the gold- colored river. It drew national attention, with huge television coverage along with…
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Free Halloween Events for Families

Looking for a fun and free family festival for Halloween? We have some awesome local options over the next week in Durango! This Wednesday, October 26, the River Church will host Trunk or Treat, which will include a bounce house, s’mores, trick or treating, and a costume contest! This is a great way for youth…
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Durango Christmas Events

Christmas time is here! Durango is full of festive holiday events to spread good cheer and ring in the season. We hope you get a chance to enjoy some of our local celebrations and events. A seasonal favorite, the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad again offers the Polar Express. This family favorite event includes…
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Durango, Colorado Real Estate Stats – November, 2015

Preliminary November numbers for La Plata County real estate are out! While we may see some small variances in the next couple of days, with only one month left in the year, we are starting to see the final part of 2015 firm up. There were 65 total transactions for the month of November, which…
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Happy Thanksgiving!

With Thanksgiving week upon us, we find so much to be thankful for this year. This is one of our favorite holidays, because it is such a great reminder to slow down and appreciate all we have. Usually, the most valuable things in our lives are not even our possessions. Faith, family, friends, homes, and…
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Purgatory Opening Day This Weekend

The day so many of our locals have been waiting for is nearly upon us. This weekend, Saturday, November 21, is the opening day at Purgatory Resort. This is an exciting season for many locals. It is the 50th anniversary of the resort, and new ownership brought its original name back after being named Durango…
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Fall Market Impacted by Gold King Spill?

The local real estate market has been on pace through the first nine months to be the best year since 2006, and then came October… The October real estate sales in La Plata County are way behind October of last year. Overall, residential real estate sales in the county were down -34.2% from last year.…
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Mutu’s Italian Kitchen: A Durango Favorite

We have often written about the restaurant options found in Durango, and we keep writing about restaurants because we have some amazing variety in a town our size! One of our local gems is Mutu’s Italian Kitchen, located at 701 East Second Avenue in Durango. This authentic Italian restaurant offers a full Italian menu. They…
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